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Q&A: short-term 'tribal' politics is failing on climate action, John Hewson says

21/10/2019 • 20:06 World The Guardian  

Former Liberal leader tells ABC panel that children could see though the current generation of politicians Children are seeing through the …

Facebook removes Iranian and Russian operations targeting US 2020 elections

21/10/2019 • 19:50 World The Guardian  

The company confirmed it had dismantled the four accounts and announced initiatives to prevent foreign interference in US campaigns Facebook on …

Raab commissions review into diplomatic immunity

21/10/2019 • 19:40 World The Guardian  

Foreign secretary announces investigation in the wake of the death of Harry Dunn The foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, has commissioned a review into …

ACLU sues to restore voting rights to freed felons in Minnesota

21/10/2019 • 18:55 World The Independent  

Complaint suggests voting restrictions disproportionately impact communities of colour, given nature of criminal justice …

Spanish politicians are spinning the Catalan crisis to suit their own interests | Carlos Delclós

21/10/2019 • 17:52 World The Guardian  

Both left and right have refused to deal with the conflict as an administrative issue, leaving it to be consumed by dog-whistle nationalism All last …

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu fails to form government

21/10/2019 • 17:41 World The Guardian  

Opposition leader Benny Gantz now has 28 days to build a coalition or there will be another election Benjamin Netanyahu has informed Israel’s …

Israel PM Netanyahu admits he cannot form government, allowing chief rival chance to build coalition

21/10/2019 • 17:26 World The Independent  

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has admitted he has failed in his attempts to form a government, allowing his chief rival the opportunity to …

Poland's rightwing populist win should be a wake-up call for liberal democrats | Cas Mudde

21/10/2019 • 17:22 World The Guardian  

The victory of the ruling rightwing Law and Justice party calls into question ideas common in the fight against populism The Polish parliamentary …

Chile on edge as worst unrest in three decades claims 11 lives

21/10/2019 • 17:03 World The Guardian  

More violence likely after Piñera expands state of emergency following weekend of clashes Latin America’s most prosperous nation was braced for fresh …

Clive Palmer company re-applies for mine four times size of Adani's Carmichael

21/10/2019 • 17:00 World The Guardian  

Exclusive: public notice on proposal was placed in classifieds of paper in Queensland town of Emerald A Clive Palmer-controlled company has applied …

China overtakes US in rankings of world's richest people

21/10/2019 • 16:26 World The Guardian  

Credit Suisse survey shows Brexit effect has reduced number of UK millionaires by 27,000 The number of wealthy Chinese people has overtaken the …

Bert Hooper obituary

21/10/2019 • 16:23 World The Guardian  

My father, Bert Hooper, who has died aged 102, was a self-educated working-class intellectual and a conscientious objector during the second world …

Tory MPs reluctant to attach customs union to Brexit bill

21/10/2019 • 16:18 World The Guardian  

Conservatives and former Tories likely to back Johnson’s deal without amendment Latest Brexit news - live updates Soft-Brexit Tory MPs and …

Angela Merkel ally placed under police guard after far-right death threat ending 'Heil Hitler'

21/10/2019 • 15:59 World The Independent  

Email sent by right-wing extremists warned Mike Mohring he would be stabbed or bombed if he did not pull out of …

Teenagers charged with urinating on black classmate and shouting racist abuse

21/10/2019 • 15:43 World The Independent  

Two 17-year-olds in New Jersey called a middle schooler the n-word during football …

Britain is G7's biggest net importer of CO2 emissions per capita, says ONS

21/10/2019 • 15:27 World The Guardian  

UK produced emissions have been falling but rising imports from abroad leave increasing carbon footprint Britain has contributed to the global …

Brazil: Three dead after plane crashes into pedestrians and cars on residential street

21/10/2019 • 15:18 World The Independent  

Pedestrian believed to be among dead, according to city fire …

MAGA supporter accused of spraying anti-Trump protesters with bear repellent

21/10/2019 • 15:05 World The Independent  

Alleged attack comes amid inflammatory rhetoric during Trump …

Buttigieg: Clinton should have evidence for claim Tulsi Gabbard is ‘Russian asset’

21/10/2019 • 15:04 World The Guardian  

Candidate criticizes Clinton over remarks that suggested his competitor was being ‘groomed’ by Moscow to spoil 2020 race Pete Buttigieg has …

Thai king strips royal consort of her titles and military rank for 'disloyalty'

21/10/2019 • 15:01 World The Independent  

Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi accused of 'doing everything to rise to the level of the …